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MUSCAT, OMAN (Web Desk) – Pakistani female powerlifter Twinkle Sohail Friday won the gold medal in the Asian Bench-Press Powerlifting Championship being held in Muscat, Oman.


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The Pakistan female team has accompanied the men team for the first time at the Asian Powerlifting Championship being held in Muscat from Oct 1 to 5.

Seven powerlifters – three women and four men – are representing Pakistan at the event in Muscat.

The Pakistani women team comprises Twinkle Sohail (57kg), Sonia Azmat (63kg) and Shazia Kanwal Butt (84kg+).